Zoe's Reviews Archives - Maci and Zoe Read Books

I Am the Messenger by Markus Zusak

I Am the Messenger by Markus Zusak

Feb 06, 2018

This is a beautiful book. Sometimes the language and the actions in it are ugly, but the message...

Kingdom of Ash and Briars by Hannah West

Kingdom of Ash and Briars by Hannah West

Jan 31, 2018

I came across this book randomly and with just the little synopsis it seemed as if it would...

Reclaiming Shilo Snow (The Evaporation of Sofi Snow #2) by Mary Weber

Reclaiming Shilo Snow (The Evaporation of Sofi Snow #2) by Mary Weber

Jan 14, 2018

I was really hopeful for this book. The first one was a little messy, but it pulled itself...

The Sun Is Also a Star  by Nicola Yoon

The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon

Jan 12, 2018

There is something slightly magical about this book. Everything takes place is one day, and the potential of...

The Book of Pearl by Timothée de Fombelle

The Book of Pearl by Timothée de Fombelle

Jan 06, 2018

The description hit this book right on the mark. It is whimsical and sincere. Most of the times...

Warcross (Warcross #1)  by Marie Lu

Warcross (Warcross #1) by Marie Lu

Dec 28, 2017

One thing that Marie Lu is undeniably good at is world building. Within the first few pages of...

The Evaporation of Sofi Snow (The Evaporation of Sofi Snow #1)  by Mary Weber

The Evaporation of Sofi Snow (The Evaporation of Sofi Snow #1) by Mary Weber

Dec 21, 2017

I feel very conflicted about this book. On one hand, with lots of reading time I struggled to...

Solo by Kwame Alexander and Mary Rand Hess

Solo by Kwame Alexander and Mary Rand Hess

Dec 17, 2017

Blade is a guitar prodigy, this is no surprise considering his father is a world famous rock star....

Song of a Captive Bird by Jasmin Darznik

Song of a Captive Bird by Jasmin Darznik

Dec 09, 2017

Reading Song of a Captive Bird launched me into a world I knew nothing about, and beautifully educated...

Caraval by Stephanie Garber

Caraval by Stephanie Garber

Dec 09, 2017

This book is magical and malicious. It puts a dark twist on the dreams of the young and...

Caterpillars Can’t Swim by Liane Shaw

Caterpillars Can’t Swim by Liane Shaw

Nov 03, 2017

It has taken me awhile to review this book because I have several conflicted feelings about it. I...

The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater

The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater

Sep 26, 2017

I started this book as an audiobook on a trip to Las Vegas. But the miles ran out...

Hidden: A Child’s Story of the Holocaust  by Loïc Dauvillier, Marc Lizano, Greg Salsedo, Alexis Siegel

Hidden: A Child’s Story of the Holocaust by Loïc Dauvillier, Marc Lizano, Greg Salsedo, Alexis Siegel

Sep 19, 2017

It took me an hour read this graphic novel. It is touch, sweet and heartbreaking and a perfect...

The Slave Dancer by Paula Fox

The Slave Dancer by Paula Fox

Sep 12, 2017

After several years this book has still stolen my attention and heart. It constantly pops back into my...

Fortinbras by Lee Blessing

Fortinbras by Lee Blessing

Sep 05, 2017

I heard about this book from a different literature class at my school. When I heard lots of...

The List by Patricia Forde

The List by Patricia Forde

Aug 20, 2017

The List starts out with an allusion to Noah’s Ark. This came as a surprise, as the premise...